• California judge says Google's non-disclosure agreements violate state law

    13 days ago - By Engadget

    Google may have to rethink its non-disclosure agreements following a long-running lawsuit from an anonymous worker. According to The Washington Post , a California Superior Court judge has ruled that Google's employee confidentiality agreements violate state labor laws. Terms banning the employee from discussing his job with potential employers amounted to a non-compete clause and were thus illegal in the state, the judge said. The internet company originally persuaded a judge to toss out most of the worker's claims in the belief federal law overrode California legislation. An appeals...
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